Marketing Placement Biosciences Paisley 2024

When you are part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Our internship program will give you a chance to get real world business experience and build your network before graduation. We are seeking an upbeat, responsible intern to join our growing organization. In this position, you will be encouraged to learn the ins-and-outs of our daily routines and procedures. You will focus on learning how our organization runs, and will gain valuable insight that can further your curiosity about your chosen career field.

Customers throughout the globe rely on our extensive range of products and services—from next-generation instruments to everyday lab essentials to life-saving medicine. If you desire to be a part of an outstanding team, Thermo Fisher Scientific can provide you with the opportunity to work and support teams that enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Thermo Fisher’s work is carried out by dedicated professionals who want to make a difference. We have many opportunities to offer.

Summary of Internship

Internship positions provide an opportunity for business, science or marketing students to get hands on experience in a marketing environment. 


  • Take ownership and facilitate weekly sales training calls by coordinating and reviewing content with the presenters and proactively looking for ways to improve the content and audience engagement
  • Monitor and review pricing enquiries that are received through generic pricing email box to deliver a phenomenal customer experience and enable enquiries to be taken care of quickly and efficiently. Responsibilities include monthly new product pricing and ad hoc pricing enquiries as well as any product sample requests
  • General marketing support for broad Biosciences marketing initiatives as the need arises. For example, management of printed brochure stock, editing cross business marketing collateral, collation of presentation decks and building of SharePoint sites
  • Working with the EMEA Biosciences Marketing lead and the EMEA Biosciences Cross Divisional Business leads on projects to support the team
  • Working with Marketing Campaign Specialists (MCS) and Marketing Operations partners to define and deploy the tactics and sales tools needed to support sales activation campaigns
  • Collaborate with Marketing Analytics to understand return on investment and revenue generation for specific marketing activities
  • Lead and co-ordinate the delivery of those marketing campaigns/tactics in the EMEA region by engaging with the right partners across Marketing Operations and the wider organisation, capturing and assigning actions, and ensuring those actions are completed for timely delivery of campaigns
  • Participate in deployment, tracking and budget management of regional sales activation campaigns as well as quarterly promotional activities

Keys to Success

Education / Qualifications

  • Student currently studying a science, business or marketing bachelor’s degree
  • Students required to be available for a 12 month internship
  • Strong desire and motivation to develop a career in Marketing


  • No previous experience required

Knowledge Skills Abilities

  • Leadership and team building skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a cross-functional team
  • Ability to learn, be mentored, and improve
  • Ability to learn on the job and take own initiative to drive projects and tasks forward
  • Passionate about delivering an outstanding customer experience
  • Accuracy and attention to detail is required in performing all functions of this position
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills are required
  • To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United Kingdom, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 100,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Apply today.

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